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St Patrick’s Primary School, Kilmore, unveils veterans project

ST PATRICK’S Primary School’s veteran project was unveiled last week, with students commemorating and remembering the service of veterans. The science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics, STEAM, project started earlier this year at the...

Doreen: Orchard Road kinder’s funding boost

DOREEN'S Orchard Road Community and Early Learning Centre will receive a boost to its facilities following the announcement of a $77,808 grant. Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green last week visited the centre to announce...

Upper Plenty Primary School students to have access to outside hours care

Students will soon have access to outside school hours care services at Upper Plenty Primary School, helping more parents and carers into the workforce while ensuring their children are cared for. Member for Yan Yean...

Pyalong Primary School students guest star on OKR FM

By Tricia Mifsud PYALONG Primary School students were given the chance to broadcast live on OKR 98.3 FM, Mitchell Community Radio as part of a radio incursion on Wednesday. Station committee member Mark Perrott coordinated the...

GOTAFE introduces mobile campus for jobseekers

EDUCATION provider GOTAFE will take a repurposed semi-trailer on the road in an effort to provide better access to training and career counselling for jobseekers in regional Victoria. The GOTAFE mobile campus features a client...

Rob Mitchell slams childcare fee increase

MEMBER for McEwen Rob Mitchell has called for the Federal Government to reduce childcare costs and halt fee increases to help families financially recover from the pandemic. In 2020, the government introduced a relief package...

Whittlesea’s St Mary’s Primary School students awarded national maths award

By Tricia Mifsud Whittlesea's St Mary’s Primary School students have earned both state and national recognition for their maths investigations entered in this year’s Maths Talent Quest, with the prep submission winning at national level. St...

Southern Mitchell Rotary Club’s ‘unevent’ fundraiser proves to be a success

The Southern Mitchell Rotary Club has for several years supported the Prey Dong School in Kandall Province, Cambodia. Money is raised for specific building projects, vital recreation areas and to support the school’s teachers, pupils and...

Victorian Governor visits Assumption

Governor of Victoria Linda Dessau made a 'virtual visit' to Assumption College Kilmore and Nexus Primary Health on October 4. Ms Dessau was joined by her husband Anthony Howard to continue her commitment to maintain...

Bundoora kindergarten to open in January after extensive redevelopment, applications open

THE McLeans Road Kindergarten in Bundoora will open its doors in January after an extensive redevelopment, and applications are now open. The former single-room kindergarten has been replaced with a two-room facility with a new outdoor playground,...